Facebook Art Manager in Menlo Park, California
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.
As a part of that mission, we are pioneering the future of social virtual reality applications, and we need wonderful 3D art. Come join small teams creating genuinely new experiences within virtual reality. This is a rare opportunity to use your artistic talent to help define the look and feel of this medium for a vast audience of future participants. Join us in creating the future!
As an Art Manager within the AR/VR Experiences team, you will help define how people, environments and engagement are represented in the VR experience and beyond. You will work with a team of passionate engineers, artists, designers and PMs to advance bringing our audience together in this new immersive means of interacting.
Manage a multidisciplinary team of art leads and artists who are chartered with defining the visual targets and the execution of art assets for the variety of projects within the SVR team
Recruit and hire talented contributors
Establish review processes within the team and key stakeholders
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to determine mutual vision and goals for in-common product features
Track asset pipeline, releases and versioning
Engage with PMs, Designers and Engineering and Art Leads to define the art pipelines and components, scope and goals for key features within our various projects
3+ years of art team management experience
3+ years of experience in 3D immersive software development
Demonstrated experience recruiting and managing art pipelines and contributors from leadership to potential external sources
Communication, presentation and diplomatic experience
Experience with production toolsets and knowledge of 3D Art Tools (e.g. Shotgun, Jira, Trello, Photoshop, Maya, Modo and other)
- Games & VR experience
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